Co Tyrone manufacturer CDE was crowned the Outstanding Business of the Year at the 2019 Belfast Telegraph Business Awards, in partnership with Ulster Bank.
The company, which is based in Cookstown, employs a UK and international workforce of 650 and designs equipment and solutions for quarries, mines and recycling operations. It has operations in eight regions and exports to more than 90 countries with a particular focus on the US following the opening of its North America headquarters in Cleburne, Texas, in September 2018.
Over the last 25 years, it has designed and installed almost 2,000 sets of wet processing equipment across the world. The company also marked a year of record revenues in 2018.
The judging panel praised the business’s exceptional growth in international sales and its sustained and strategic expansion into new export markets worldwide
Outstanding Business of the Year Sponsored by Ulster Bank Tony Convery and Brendan Maynes from CDE Presented by Richard Donnan, Ulster Bank and Gail Walker, Belfast Telegraph. Photo by Kelvin Boyes / Press Eye.